Yulee, FL – Car Accident at US-17 and Commercial Park Dr IntersectionJacksonville Accident News
Yulee, FL (July 22, 2020) – This afternoon, a serious car accident with injuries happened at a Yulee intersection.
The crash was reported around 2:40 p.m. when authorities confirmed that they received calls about two vehicles that collided at the intersection of US-17 and Commercial Park Drive. Though the exact details of the accident are not yet known, it is believed that the vehicles collided when they entered the intersection at the same time.
Numerous emergency responders were present at the scene of the accident including fire crews and paramedics. EMS crews assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked for a period of time but police were able to quickly clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In one recent year in Florida, hundreds of thousands of injuries stem from car accidents. More than 254,000 people are injured in car accidents due to the negligence of others. Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads. In just one year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents take place due to the negligence of others. These accidents can lead to serious injuries in those involved, which is why it is important that injured victims have options moving forward.
The aftermath of a Florida car accident can have an enormous impact on a victim’s life. These accidents can be incredibly overwhelming on emotional, physical, and financial levels. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. During these stressful times, it is important that you have a competent car accident attorney on your side who understands what you are going through.
Our personal injury attorneys at Sheftall & Associates are dedicated to helping those in need after a car accident that is not their fault. Our experienced attorneys will help you gather evidence and work on your claim investigation so that you can move forward during these difficult times. You have a right to compensation and should never stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact a Florida accident attorney at (904) 569-6025 for more information.
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